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Synonyms for reading

Synonyms for reading

one's artistic conception as shown by the way in which something such as a dramatic role or musical composition is rendered

Synonyms for reading

the cognitive process of understanding a written linguistic message

a particular interpretation or performance

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a datum about some physical state that is presented to a user by a meter or similar instrument

written material intended to be read

a mental representation of the meaning or significance of something

a city on the River Thames in Berkshire in southern England

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a public instance of reciting or repeating (from memory) something prepared in advance

the act of measuring with meters or similar instruments

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The river becomes very lovely from a little above Reading.
It had been arranged in the morning that I should bring the boat up to three miles above Reading.
Most men are satisfied if they read or hear read, and perchance have been convicted by the wisdom of one good book, the Bible, and for the rest of their lives vegetate and dissipate their faculties in what is called easy reading.
One who has just come from reading perhaps one of the best English books will find how many with whom he can converse about it?
How many a man has dated a new era in his life from the reading of a book
The person reading was a trifle different; one would have said of him that he was of the world, worldly, albeit there was that in his attire which attested a certain fellowship with the organisms of his environment.
When the coroner had finished reading he put the book into his breast pocket.
The subject of reading aloud was farther discussed.
Even in my profession," said Edmund, with a smile, "how little the art of reading has been studied
Our liturgy," observed Crawford, "has beauties, which not even a careless, slovenly style of reading can destroy; but it has also redundancies and repetitions which require good reading not to be felt.
My reading gave me no standing among the boys, and I did not expect it to rank me with boys who were more valiant in fight or in play; and I have since found that literature gives one no more certain station in the world of men's activities, either idle or useful.
The reading, however, somehow went on pretty constantly, and no doubt my love for it won me a chance for it.
It was when I would have said that I knew all Goldsmith; we often give ourselves credit for knowledge in this way without having any tangible assets; and my reading has always been very desultory.
The new reading passages in WriteToLearn include 80 selected readings from Pearson Prentice Hall's market leading middle grades textbook programs, "Science Explorer" and "World Studies".
How can students learn to negotiate the non-linear structures, multiple, divergent readings, and open-ended narratives of hypertext fiction?